Amy is an editor, writer, marketing consultant, runner and mom of twins living in Bend, Oregon. 

She began her career at a small advertising agency, and learned the ins and outs of strategic branding.

She has been a freelance writer and editor for over 10 years, including a stint as an adventure columnist for She is currently the editor for UltraRunning Magazine.


After 10 years in the advertising industry, Amy branched out and became the marketing manager for an architecture firm. She has worked with clients to help them determine how communication and marketing strategies can grow their business.


Amy has a knack for finding her way around in running shoes, and has run over 30

marathons and ultra marathons combined.


A native of Oregon, Amy is working on her first extreme adventure novel while living (and running) in Bend.

2019 Race Schedule


Photo: Megan Ann Plenge